Billy Dukes' music background includes jobs as music director and night DJ at WQDR 94.7 in Raleigh, N.C.; writer for Recoil Magazine, a monthly out of Grand Rapids, Mich.; and writer for the Kalamazoo Gazette in Kalamazoo, Mich. The Western Michigan University graduate followed a girl to Raleigh in 2006 and wisely married her one year later. In 2014 they moved to Nashville where they now live with their two dogs, Daisy and Clementine, and theirs sons. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and exploring nature.
Trisha Yearwood Reveals New Music, ‘PrizeFighter’ Album
Trisha Yearwood revealed plans for a new album and sang three new songs during a media event in Nashville on Tuesday night (Aug. 19). The superstar has signed with Sony and RCA Records, the same label that husband Garth Brooks announced a deal with in July.
Taylor Swift Officially Goes Pop, Announces New Single, ‘1989’ Album
Taylor Swift revealed plans for a new, '80s pop-inspired album and shared a brand new single with fans during a live stream on Monday afternoon. In addition, she dropped a bomb, sharing that her sound has taken a big change ... one that mirrors changes in her personal life.
Josh Gracin Apologizes, Says He’s ‘Getting Help’ After Suicide Scare
Josh Gracin apologized to friends and family after writing what appeared to be a suicide note on Facebook Thursday afternoon. Police say the singer drove himself to a hospital after they caught up with him that evening, and he’s being evaluated by doctors.
Brad Paisley Asks Fans to Crush It for Fun ‘Crushin’ It’ Video
Brad Paisley is working on the video for his new song 'Crushin' It,' and he's hoping fans will help. Join stars like Ludacris, Josh Groban and Kesha with an Instagram video showing how you like to "crush it."
Scotty McCreery Reveals the Secrets of His ‘Feelin’ It’ Video [Exclusive Premiere]
Scotty McCreery takes fans and Taste of Country readers behind the scenes of his new music video for 'Feelin' It' in this clip. Watch as the singer horses around with his real-life friends and college roommates.
Brantley Gilbert, Brett Eldredge Close Out Country Jam Colorado 2014 [Pictures]
There was an extended lull between Brett Eldredge and Brantley Gilbert's sets on Sunday night (June 22) at Country Jam Colorado, but it didn't last long.
Tim McGraw Announced as 2015 Country Jam Headliner
Country Jam Colorado continues to get bigger. Tim McGraw has just been announced as the first headliner for the 2015 Country Jam in Grand Junction, Colo.
Three Arrested at Taylor Swift’s Rhode Island Home
Three people were arrested outside of Taylor Swift’s Rhode Island beach house on Sunday (June 15) after police say they threw beer bottles in the direction of a security guard and flipped him off. Each was charged with disorderly conduct.
The Band Perry’s Kimberly Perry Marries J.P. Arencibia
The Band Perry's Kimberly Perry and boyfriend J.P. Arencibia were married at the First Presbyterian Church in Greenville, Tenn. on Thursday afternoon.